What Happened on September 12th, 1982

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sport awardTennis Open

102nd Men's U.S. Open: Jimmy Connors beats Ivan Lendl (6-3, 6-2, 4-6, 6-4)

Tennis Legend Jimmy Connors
Tennis Legend
Jimmy Connors
Tennis Player and Eight-Time Major Champion Ivan Lendl
Tennis Player and Eight-Time Major Champion
Ivan Lendl
  • Gerard Nijboer (2:15:16) & Rosa Mota (2:36:04) win marathon
  • Sandra Spuzich wins LPGA Mary Kay Golf Classic

Famous Birthdays

  • Nana Ozaki, Japanese model

Famous Deaths

  • Kommer Kleijn, Dutch actor/director (Paul Vlaanderen), dies at 89